35540Re: Mysterious yank.
- Jan 1, 2003John Culleton <john@...> wrote:
> If I type "yy" I yank one line. If I type "1y" I get no lines. If IIn normal mode, if I type yy I yank one line, if I type 2y I am still in
> type "2y" I yank three lines.
> So how does one yank exactly 2 lines?
> John Culleton
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operator-pending mode (waiting for entry of an object or motion), and if I
type 2yy (with at least one line below the cursor line) I yank two lines
(the one at the cursor and the one below). I'm not sure what 1y does. Done
it (2yy) lots of times.
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